The Painter in Oil
Author: Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
Publisher: Dover Publications
Size: 135 x 215 mm (5.375 x 8.5 in.); 432 pages, Paperback.
This four-part treatment encompasses materials, general principles, technical principles, and practical applications. Topics include canvases, easels, brushes, paints, and other tools; attitudes and originality; drawing, perspective, light and shade, composition, and color; and sketching, still lifes, flowers, portraits, landscapes, and figures. 64 illustrations enhance this informative manual.